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Central University of Himachal Pradesh

(Established under Central Universities Act 2009)


PO BOX: 21, DHARAMSHALA, DISTRICT KANGRA – 176215, HIMACHAL PRADESH
www.cuhimachal.ac.in; Phone: 01892 237285-2237289, 229330; Fax: 01892 237286, 229331

No. COE/2-2/CUHP/2015 Dated: 24-09-2015


Notification
Admission to Ph.D. Programmes of Study 2015-16
Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for seeking admission in the following
Ph.D.Programmes of Study being started from academic session - 2015-16.

The University has rigorous full time PhD Programme that aims at honing the research skills,
grooming teaching abilities, producing quality research publications and proactive
participation in seminars and conferences. All the students admitted to PhD Programme are
awarded fellowship including contingency as per UGC norms.

1. Minimum Eligibility:

A minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in Masters/PG degree from a recognised


University or an equivalent examination in the disciplines specified below:
Programme of Study Specified Disciplines

 Management Commerce, Applied Economics, Business Economics, Industrial


Sociology, Psychology (Organizational / Industrial Psychology),
Marketing Management, Financial Administration , Financial
Management, Human Resource Management, International
Business, Tourism administration, Statistics, Operational Research,
Business Law, Production & Industrial Engineering, Industrial
management, Computer Applications and any other discipline
found to be relevant by the University.
 Environmental Science Postgraduate (PG) degree in any branch of Science.

 Education MEd, MA (Education), or any other discipline found to be relevant by


the University.
 English English, Comparative Literature, Translation & Interpretation,
Linguistics and any other discipline found to be relevant by the
University.
 Hindi Hindi and any other discipline found to be relevant by the University.

 Journalism & Creative Journalism, Mass Communication, New Media and any other
Writing discipline found to be relevant by the University
 Mass Communication&
Electronic Media
 Computational Biology & Bio- Master’s degree in any branch of Life Sciences/ Physics/ Chemistry/
Informatics Mathematics/ Computer Science or Information Technology
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# Effected through Corrigendum No. COE/2-2/CUHP/2015 dated 28.09.2015

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 Mathematics Mathematics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Industrial
Mathematics, Operations Research and any other discipline found to
be relevant by the University.
 Library Science Library Science, Library Information Science and any other discipline
found to be relevant by the University.
 Physics & Astronomical Physics, Astronomy and any other discipline found to be relevant by
Sciences the University.
 Social Work Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Development Study, Social
Anthropology and any other discipline found to be relevant by the
University.
 History of Art, Art Fine Arts and any other discipline found to be relevant by the
Education & Art University.
Appreciation

Relaxation in Minimum Qualifying Marks:Relaxation in minimum qualifying marks up to a maximum


of 5% shall be made in case of candidates belonging to the SC, ST and Persons with Disabilities
Categories.

2.Admission Procedure:
2.1 In the first place, thevacant seats for PhD Programmes of Study in various disciplines shall
be filled on merit of composite score which shall be calculated as under:
a) Academic Score: 40 %
(25% of percentage of marks obtained in PG examination plus 15%
of percentage of marks obtained in UG examination)
b) Research Qualification: 40 %
 40 marks for JRF (Based on written test - such as UGC, CSIR,and ICAR, or by any other
agency recognized by UGC);
OR
 30 marks forNET/SET/SLET
OR
 20 marks forMPhil (as per UGC Regulations, 2009)with minimum 60% marks.
c)PersonalInterview: 20%
i)For shortlisting the candidates for Personal Interview, a merit list shall be prepared on the
basis of a) Academic Score and b) Research Qualification. 10 candidates against one
vacant seat shall be called on merit for personal interview. The guidelines with regard to
reservation shall be adhered to as given in points 3 and 4.
ii)At the time of personal interview, the candidate shall have to submit a research
proposal of his/her choiceinapproximately 1500 words. A Candidate shall only be
interviewed if he/she has submitted a research proposal.
2.2 In case the seats for PhD Programmes of Study in various disciplines remain unfilled after
following the procedure mentioned above, the vacant seats shall be filled on merit of
composite score which shall be calculated as under:
a) Academic Score: 40 %
(25% of percentage of marks obtained in PG examination plus 15%
of percentage of marks obtained in UG examination.
b) Entrance Test (TREAT): 40 %
(15 marks for Domain Knowledge, 15 marks for Research Aptitude and 10 marks for
Writing Skills).

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c)Personal Interview: 20 %

i)For shortlisting the candidates for Personal Interview, a merit list shall be prepared on the
basis of Academic Score. 15 candidates against one vacant seat shall be called on merit
for entrance test (TREAT) and personal interview. The guidelines with regard to
reservation shall be adhered to as given in following page.
ii)At the time of personal interview, the candidate shall have to submit a research
proposal of his/her choicein approximately 1500 words. A Candidate shall only be
interviewed if he/she has submitted a research proposal.

2.3. Admission of Foreign Nationals/NRI/PIO/ and Teachers Research Fellows/ Non-PhD


Teachers of CUHP:

Regular Assistant Professors employed in CUHP (who are not Ph.D.)/Teachers Research
Fellows would be eligible to apply for Ph.D. The In-house teacher candidates for Ph.D. and
Foreign Nationals/NRI/PIO/ would be admitted under Supernumerary Seats category and
they would not be required to write entrance test (TREAT). The Foreign students would
be admitted as per CUHP norms.

3. PhD Seats available in various departments:

S. No. Name of Department Category Total


Nos. of
SC ST OBC GEN
Seats
1. Accounting & Finance 1 1 2
2. Marketing and Supply Chain Management 1 1 2
3. Human Resource Management & OB 1 2 3
4. Environment Sciences 1 1 2
5. Teacher Education 1 1 2
6. English & European Languages 1 1 2 4
7. Hindi & Indian Languages 1 2 3
8. Journalism & Creative Writing 1 1 2 4
9. Mass Communication and Electronic Media 1 1 2 4
10. Centre for Computational Biology and 1 2 2 5
Bioinformatics
11. Mathematics 1 1 2 4
12. Library Science 1 1
13. Physics & Astronomical Science 1 1 1 3 6
14 Social Work 1 1 2 4
15. History of Art, Art Education & Art 1 1
Appreciation
Total 7 3 13 24 47

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4. Reservation of Seats in Admission

a) The University shall follow reservation in admission as mandated under the Central Educational
Institutions (Reservation of Seats) Act 2006, as amended from time to time.

b) The University shall also follow reservation in admission in all Programmes of Study in
accordance with the Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full
Participation) Act, 1995.

Accordingly, the University shall reserve in all Programmes of Study seats for admission as under for the
students belonging to:

i) Scheduled Caste (SC) Category 15.0%


ii) Scheduled Tribe (ST) Category 7.5%
iii) Other Backward Classes (OBC) Category 27.0%
iv) Persons with Disabilities (PWD) Category 3.0%
 Persons suffering from not less than forty per cent (40%) of any disability as
certified by a competent medical authority would be considered for admission
under PWD category.
 There will be concession facilities of fee waiver, free accommodation, food and
transport for students with disabilities.
v) Students from State of Jammu & Kashmir Two
Under Supernumerary quota Seats
vi) The Kashmiri migrant students shall have the following concessions in admission
to various programmes during academic year 2015-16:
 Relaxation in cut off percentage up to 10% subject to minimum eligibility
requirement.
 Increase in intake capacity up to 5% course-wise.
 Reservation of at least one seat in merit quota in technical/professional
institutions.
 Waiving off domicile requirements.

 Candidates seeking admission under the reserved categories shall be required to fulfil the
prescribed conditions of admission to the Programme of Study.

a) Application Form of a candidate in the reserved category must be submitted along with the
Caste/Tribe/Non-Creamy Layer certificate issued by the competent authority as per the
certificate format enclosed with the application form.
b) Application Form received without the required certificates shall be rejected.

c) If a candidate in the reserved category qualifies for admission in the general category s/he
shall be treated as a general category candidate. If sufficient number of candidates are not
available to fill up the seats reserved for Scheduled Tribes, these may be filled up by
suitable candidates from Scheduled Castes and vice-versa.

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5. The Schedule for Ph.D. admission:

S.No. Event Date


1. Issue of Admission Notification 24.09.2015
2. Last date for Receipt of Applications 16.10.2015
3. Display of List of Candidates to be called for Interview 26.10.2015
4. Personal Interview 02.11.2015
&
03.11.2015
5. Display of First Selection List along with Waiting List 03.11.2015(6.00 PM)
6. Submission of Fees (Last Date) 06.11.2015
7. Display of Vacant Seats 06.11.2015(6.00 PM)
8. Registration of Waitlisted Candidates against Vacant 18.11.2015
Seats (Up to 12.00 Noon)
(the candidates will have to personally report at TAB,
Shahpur for registration)
9. Display of Second Selection List from Registered 18.11.2015(2.00 PM)
candidates
10. Depositing of fees by the Selected Candidates. 18.11.2015(6.00 PM)
11. Display of Unfilled Seats 19.11.2015 (12.00 Noon)
12. List of shortlisted candidates and dates for Entrance Test 19.11.2015(05.00 PM)
(TREAT) and Personal Interview.
13. Entrance Test TREAT (At TAB Shahpur) 01.12.2015
(10.15 AM – 12.15 PM)
14. Personal Interview for candidates who appeared in 01.12.2015
Entrance Test (TREAT). (2.00 PM to 5.30 PM)
02.12.2015
(10.00 to 12.00 PM)
15. Display of Third Selection Listalong with waitlisted 02.12.2015(03.00 Noon)
candidates
16. Submission of Fees 02.12.2015
(3.00 PM to 06.00 PM)
17. Display of Vacant Seats 02.12.2015(06.30 PM )
18. Registration of Waitlisted Candidates against Vacant 03.12.2015
Seat(the candidates will have to personally report at TAB, (12.00 Noon)
Shahpur for registration)
19. Display of Fourth Selection List 03.12.2015(2.00 PM)
20. Depositing of Fee by Selected Candidates 03.12.2015
(2.00 PM to 5.00 PM)
21. Orientation Programme and Commencement of Classes 04.01.2016

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6. Innovative PhD Programme:
 The award of PhD requires a student to accumulate credits through course work, teaching
assistantship, published work and dissertation/ thesis. The duration and credit requirements for
PhD Programmes are as under:
For successful completion of the RD Programme leading to the award of the PhD degree, a student shall be
required to accumulate a total of 120 RD Credits as under:
Course Work: 20 Credits
Thesis: 60 Credits
Publications: 20 Credits
Teaching Assistantships: 20 Credits

 A candidate admitted to the PhDProgramme shall be required to complete the prescribed


course work in the first two Semesters of his/her admission. Notwithstanding the maximum
prescribed duration of the Research Degree Programme, if a candidate fails to complete the
prescribed course work in two semesters, his/her admission shall be cancelled and his/her
name shall be removed from the rolls of the University. Provided further that no candidate
admitted to the PhDProgramme shall be permitted to proceed with the thesis work till such
time s/he completes the prescribed course work.
 Computation of Credits for Published Work PhD degree would be made as under:
i. 2 credits for each popular article published / paper presented in national seminars/
conferences/ workshops;
ii. 4 credits for each paper presented in international seminars/ conferences/ workshops;
iii. 5 credits for each paper in approved refereed national journal;
iv. 10 credits for each paper in approved refereed international journal;

Each Department/Centre registering candidates for RD Programme shall be required to maintain


an updated list of approved journals for publication.

 Computation of Credits for Teaching Assistantship: Supervisor concerned shall audit the
workload claimed under this category and certify. Credits for Teaching Assistantship for Ph.D.
degree would be computed as under:
i. Five credits for working for shared teaching of a one-semester course of two credits;
Maximum 10 credits from this category
ii. One credit for every 30 Hours of involvement in assessment, evaluation, course
development, development of reading lists etc.
Maximum 10 credits from this category
iii. One credit for every 15 hours of invigilation in examination.
Maximum 10 credits from this category
Provided further that one has to earn at least two credits from each criterion.
Subject to the fulfillment of UGC / University norms and requirements, candidates admitted to PhD
Programme shall be eligible to receive Fellowships and Contingency Grant as applicable to Non-JRF
candidates as per UGC rules.
7. Submission of Application Form for admission to PhDProgrammes of Study
Application for admission can be made in one of the following manners:
a) Online Application: A candidate can apply online by clicking on the link given at the University
website (www.cuhimachal.ac.in). Application fee shall be payable as per the instructions given
on the Website of the University.
b) Hard Copy: In case a candidate is not able to apply online, he/she may download/obtain the
application form from the University and send the duly filled-up application form along with a
non-refundable Application Fee through Demand Draft payable at Dharamshala, District
Kangra, HP drawn in favour of Finance Officer, Central University of Himachal Pradesh.
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c) The application fee for admission to PhDprogramme for different categories of applicants shall
be as under:
i) General Category: Rs.400/-
ii) OBC Category: Rs.300/-
iii) SC/ST/PH Categories: Rs.100/-
d) Last Date for the receipt of Application: duly completed application form for admission to a
particular programme of study must reach the University on or before 16th October, 2015

8. Completion of Admission Formalities


a) No candidate shall be entitled to claim admission as a matter of right and that the University
reserves the right to refuse admission in any individual case without assigning any reason.
b) A candidate shall be considered as admitted to a Programme of Study and be eligible to avail the
privileges of a student of the University only after he/she has completed all admission
formalities including payment of the prescribed fees, as per the Prospectus. If a candidate fails
to complete the admission formalities by the prescribed date, he/she will automatically forfeit
his/her right to admission.
c) List of selected candidates shall be displayed on the University website (www.cuhimachal.ac.in)
and on the Notice Boards of the Controller of Examinations and School/Department concerned.
d) No intimation to the selected candidates will be sent by post.
e) The candidates shall be required to get their admission completed by the dates given in the
Schedule.
f) The candidates shall be required to produce, for verification at the time of interview/ last date
for completion of the admission formalities, the following documents in original:
i) Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees, Mark-Sheets of all educational qualifications and
JRF/NET/M Phil certificates
ii) In case of the working students, a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the employer clearly
mentioning that the employer has no objection to the candidate’s pursuing higher
education in the Central University of Himachal Pradesh on full time basis
iii) In case of gap between the qualifying examination and the year of seeking admission in the
university, the candidate shall be required to submit an affidavit indicating the reasons for
such gaps and the activities in which s/he was engaged during the intervening period
g) Admission to a Programme of Study will be granted only to those candidates whose results of
the qualifying examinations are complete in all respects.
h) Admission of candidates to a Programme of Study shall be subject to the clearance from the
Proctor of the University.
i) Admission of candidates seeking admission after a gap of three or more academic years of their
taking Certificate/ Diploma/ Degree/ Post-Graduate Degree from this University or any other
University/Educational Institution/Board, shall be subject to the clearance by the Admission
Review Committee consisting of the Dean Students' Welfare (DSW), the Dean of the School
concerned, the HoD concerned, and the Proctor.
j) At the time of admission, every student shall be required to sign a declaration to the effect that
s/he submits herself/himself to the disciplinary jurisdiction of the Vice Chancellor and other
authorities of the University.

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k) All the students admitted to Programmes of Study shall be required to submit Transfer
Certificate/Migration Certificate in original within 30 days from the date of admission, failing
which their admission in the university may be cancelled.
9. Fee structure:
Schedule of Hostel Fee for 12 Months (payable in two installments of 6 months each)

S. No. Particulars Fee (in Rs.) Total


1. Hostel Admission Fee ( Non-refundable) 500.00 (One time) 500.00
2. Hostel Security Fee (Refundable) 1000.00 (One time) 1000.00
3. Room Rent (Payable for 12 months) 500.00 (per month) 6000.00
4. Electricity and Water Charges (Payable for 12 months) 150.00 (per month) 1800.00
5. Hostel Establishment Charges ( Payable for 12 months) 150.00 (per month) 1800.00
6. Kitchen Establishment Charges (Payable for 12 months) 150.00 (per month) 1800.00
7. Grand Total 12900.00
8. Mess Charges Mess is to be run on cooperative basis by the hostel residents and expenses of
food shall be borne by residents on pro-rata basis

SCHEDULE OF FEES FOR PhD PROGRAMME


Heads of Fees PhD Programme
One Time
Alumni Registration Fee 100
Security Deposit/Caution Money (refundable) 4000
University Registration/Enrolment Fee 500
Per Credit
Examination Fee 100
Research Supervision Fees 200
Subject Association 20
Teaching Learning Resource 30
Tuition Fee 200
Per Semester
Admission Fee 500
Campus Development & Beautification 100
Convocation Fee 50
Cultural Activities 50
Development Fee 500
Electricity & Water 100
Foundation Day Celebration Fee 50
Games & Sports 50
ICT Lab Fee 100
Language Lab Fee 100
Library Fee 400
Magazine Fee 50
Medical Fees 50
Non Resident Student Centre Fee 50
Students Welfare Fee 50
Note:
1. Tuition fees shall be chargeable for the course work only; Examination fees shall be chargeable for the course work and
for dissertation work only; and Research Supervision fees shall be chargeable for dissertation work only.

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9. For Additional Information or any query, applicants are advised to refer to:
a) University web-site; www.cuhimachal.ac.in
b) Mobile Nos. ;
1. Sh. Chaman Kashyap: +919418335203
2. Sh. Suaib Khan: +919736384661
3. Sh. Virender Singh: +919816397735
c) Office No: +91 1892 237285-89 Ext. 412
a) Email: askus.cuhimachal@gmail.com
Controller of Examinations

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